Suburb Profile Report for West Gosford NSW (2250)

West Gosford House: Median price $614,000, Annual capital growth 11.06%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $430

West Gosford Unit: Median price $402,500, Annual capital growth 4.63%, Number of sales 33, Weekly median advertised rent $378

  • House
  • Unit
Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
  • Unit Report

West Gosford is in the TOP 10% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. West Gosford gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 27.92%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in West Gosford has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Using the current median advertised rental of $430 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 11.06%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.64%

Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 3.21% for the last year, West Gosford, 2250 is the 832th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, West Gosford, 2250 has seen a median price increase of 6.83% over the last quarter.

At number 19th of NSW’s most discounted properties, West Gosford is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$614,000 $402,500
8.67% 6.83%
27.92% 3.21%
11.06% 4.63%
$430 $378
10 33
3.64% 4.88%
N/A 42.6

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
Find a mortgage broker in West Gosford NSW
Demographics
Total population 1393
Median household income ($/weekly) 790
Median age of persons 45
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1400
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 187 13.4
    35-44 years 145 10.4
    45-54 years 174 12.5
    75-84 years 141 10.1
    85 years and over 172 12.4
    Others 572 41.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 547 55.1
    Registered Married 346 34.8
    Defacto Relationship 100 10.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 960 76.9
    Croatia 19 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 39 3.1
    United Kingdom 99 7.9
    Other 34 2.7
    Others 98 7.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 26 2.2
    Christianity 867 73.0
    Hinduism 9 0.8
    Islam 8 0.7
    No Religion 271 22.8
    Others 7 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 75 13.1
    $400-$599 94 16.4
    $600-$799 76 13.2
    $800-$999 69 12.0
    $1,500-$1,999 61 10.6
    Others 199 34.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 517 48.6
    Employed, worked full-time 349 32.8
    Employed, worked part-time 133 12.5
    Employed, away from work 35 3.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 30 2.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 99 19.2
    Technicians & trades workers 75 14.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 71 13.8
    Sales 58 11.3
    Labourers 68 13.2
    Others 144 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 22 11.0
    Infants/Primary 60 30.0
    Secondary 41 20.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 34 17.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 32 16.0
    Others 11 5.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 466 39.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 372 31.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 353 29.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 280 47.6
    Fully owned 164 27.9
    Being purchased 110 18.7
    Other tenure type 34 5.8
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
Chart Table
Recent sales & rentals